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Strauss’ “Die Frau ohne Schatten” at the Royal Opera House in London

Die Frau ohne Schatten Music by Richard Strauss, libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal 14 March–2 April 2014 Main Stage Director Claus Guth reveals the darker elements of Strauss’s exotic fairytale in a striking new production. A co-production with Teatro alla Scala, … Continue reading

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“ELEKTRA” at the Opera National de Paris

The Opera National de Paris Presents: ELEKTRA TRAGEDY IN ONE ACT, OP. 58 (1909) MUSIC BY RICHARD STRAUSS (1864-1949) LIBRETTO BY HUGO VON HOFMANNSTHAL Performed in German It was Elektra that in 1906 brought together Richard Strauss and Hugo von … Continue reading

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